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The main driver behind the restoration of Egypt’s economic competitiveness was the decision to float the pound in November 2016, the report states. (Shutterstock)
January 18, 2018 - 11:42 GMT
Egypt is expected to record the highest growth in the Levant and North Africa region by 2019, according to a report published by Moody’s Investors Service.
Sisi’s remarks came during the inauguration of development projects in Menoufia governorate, referring to the recent diplomatic crisis between Egypt and Sudan (AFP/File)
January 15, 2018 - 15:12 GMT
Egypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Monday that Egypt does not fight its brothers, does not intervene in the affairs of other countries, and relies on a fixed policy aimed at building and reconstructing.
The Egyptian Electricity Company has activated its contract with e-finance to bring the e-payment of electricity bills into force in 8 easy ways. (File photo)
January 15, 2018 - 13:03 GMT
The Egyptian Electricity Company has activated its contract with e-finance to bring the e-payment of electricity bills into force in 8 easy ways.
Shiri Adel is recovering from her injuries and her health is stable (Source: @shery_adel_official - Instagram)
January 15, 2018 - 09:09 GMT
Following a miraculous escape from a car accident, Egyptian actress Shiri Adel is recovering from her injuries and her health is stable, Laha magazine reported on Saturday.
Egyptian policy towards Palestine has come under scrutiny again after a Gazan fisherman was killed on Friday, allegedly by its navy (Mahmud Hams/AFP)
January 14, 2018 - 17:15 GMT
Egypt's policy towards Palestine has come under scrutiny again after a Gazan fisherman was killed on Friday, allegedly by the Egyptian navy.
Ahmed al-Sakka is among the actors to feature in the new film 'Serri Lel Ghaya' (Source: ahmedelsakaeg - Instagram)
January 14, 2018 - 15:51 GMT
Media personality Khaled Montasser posted on his Facebook account on Thursday a ‘behind the scenes’ post, with actors Ahmed al-Sakka, Ahmed Rizk, and Abdulaziz Makhyoun, to feature in the new film ‘Serri Lel Ghaya’ (Top Secret), which aims to depict the events of January 2011 to June 2013.
A Palestinian fisherman stands on his boat in Gaza City's seaport during heavy fog on February 26, 2017. (AFP/FILE)
January 13, 2018 - 13:53 GMT
Palestinian fisherman succumbed to his wounds on Saturday after being shot off Gaza shore a day earlier, according to the Health Ministry.
Mohamed Salah
January 12, 2018 - 22:25 GMT
Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah won the Liverpool Player of the Month award for December, sweeping up the award for the fourth time in five months since joining the Reds.
Al Ahly are the record holders of the tournament with ten titles, seven more than rivals Zamalek.
January 12, 2018 - 22:16 GMT
An unforgivable blunder by the Egyptian cup runners-up's goalkeeper opened the net for Egypt's domestic double champions Al Alhly at a packed Hazza bin Zayed Stadium
Egypt's upcoming election has been widely mocked for being a farce. (AFP/File)
January 12, 2018 - 12:31 GMT
Egypt’s former military chief of staff Sami Anan, will run in Egypt’s upcoming presidential election, the former military general’s party said.
Mohamed Aboutrika
January 11, 2018 - 19:36 GMT
Former midfielder Mohamed Aboutrika was voted the greatest player in Egyptian history in a FIFA poll, overcoming the likes of Mohamed Salah, Mahmoud Al-Khateeb, and Hossam Hassan.
Abu took the Egyptian music by storm in 2017 (Source: @abumusic - Instagram)
January 11, 2018 - 15:29 GMT
The Second Edition of the Distinctive International Arab Festival Awards (DIAFA) is set to take place on Thursday, the 11th of January at Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai. The singer that took the Egyptian music by storm in 2017, Abu, is scheduled to perform at the ceremony.
The Egyptian Parliament this week approved the country’s first-ever bankruptcy law. (AFP)
January 11, 2018 - 09:34 GMT
The law is a guarantee for companies, supporting them and enabling them to file for bankruptcy in order to avoid prosecution.
A total of 71 people were sentenced to 10 years in prison (Shutterstock/File)
January 11, 2018 - 08:20 GMT
In November 2016, hundreds of Egyptians took to the streets in different parts of the country to protest rampant poverty and rising costs of living.
Jordanian singer and actress Mai Selim says women are capable of living without love. (Source: @maislelim - Instagram)
January 10, 2018 - 19:56 GMT
Jordanian singer and actress Mai Selim says women are capable of living without love. She shared these thoughts during her interview with Sayidaty magazine.
Perhaps the most bizarre element of the whole thing is that, despite apparently moving to eliminate all potential opponents, Sisi himself has not yet declared an intention to run (Kremlin)
January 10, 2018 - 16:08 GMT
As candidates drop like flies, following leaked recordings in a major international paper and amid stories of sex tapes and blackmail, the upcoming vote is starting to appear farcical.